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Shares of Big Lots Inc Rank the Highest in Terms of Return on Equity in the General Merchandise Stores Industry (BIG, DLTR, DG, TGT, OLLI)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the General Merchandise Stores industry with the highest return on equity. The ROE is a general indication of the company's efficiency; investors usually look for companies with ROEs that are high and are growing.

Big Lots Inc ranks highest with a ROE of 2,875.8%. Dollar Tree Inc is next with a ROE of 2,727.2%. Dollar General C ranks third highest with a ROE of 2,669.0%.

Target Corp follows with a ROE of 2,589.4%, and Ollie'S Bargain rounds out the top five with a ROE of 1,762.7%.

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